It would be a funny coincidence if it weren't for the glum bells of reality currently chiming away in the background. In an interview with the Washington Post this Wednesday, #DonaldTrump revealed that he was already planning to run for reelection in 2020, and he has his campaign slogan all figured out.
Are you ready? Here it is:
"‘Keep America Great,’ with an exclamation point. With and without an exclamation. ‘Keep America Great."'
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Are those bells chiming any louder now? Wondering where you've heard that slogan before? Well, let me make the head-scratch easier for you. You have heard it before. It's the tagline to 2016's dystopian, mass-homicidal #horror movie The Purge: Election Year, which focuses on a presidential candidate targeted for death on the day that all crimes are legal. And, not so incidentally, it was released on July 4th. Yes, really:
I mean, this shit just really writes itself, doesn't it? Here's the trailer for #ThePurge, maybe it'll give you a feel of what's to come in the non-too distant future — enjoy!
Can you think of any other horror movie-inspired slogans that'd fit Donald Trumps hypothetical 2020 campaign?
(Source: Washington Post)